PRELIMINARY INFORMATION: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Void where prohibited. The above-named sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Creations Stands, LLC (“Sponsor”). This Sweepstakes will begin on Friday, February 12, 2016 at 12:00 a.m. PT and will end on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 11:59:59 p.m. PT (“Sweepstakes Period”). All times in the Sweepstakes refer to Pacific Time (“PT”) unless otherwise stated. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, local and municipal laws and regulations. Entrants are responsible for checking the applicable laws and regulations in their jurisdiction before entering into the Sweepstakes to make sure participation is legal.
ELIGIBILITY: You must be eighteen (18) years of age or older (and the age of majority in your state of residence) and a permanent legal United States resident physically residing in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands and other United States territories) as of the start of the Sweepstakes Period. Officers, directors, and employees of Sweepstakes Entities (as defined below), members of these persons’ immediate families (spouses and/or parents, children, and siblings, and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside), and/or persons living in the same households as these persons (whether or not related thereto) are not eligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. “Sweepstakes Entities,” as referenced herein, shall include Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, and it’s respective administrative, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any other entity involved in the development, administration, promotion, fulfillment or implementation of the Sweepstakes.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, visit the Sponsor’s website at www.Creationstands.com. Entries may be earned by purchasing an item from the “You Are Not Alone” campaign on the site within the Sweepstakes Period. Alternatively, you may enter by mail to receive an entry in this Sweepstakes. To enter by mail, send a postcard with your full name, email address and date of birth to “You Are Not Alone Campaign”, Creation Entertainment, 217 S. Kenwood Street, Glendale, CA 91205. Mail-in entries must be postmarked on or before March 1, 2016 and received by March 11th, 2016.
One (1) entry per person. Entries received beyond this limit are void and will be disqualified. Your entry must be received before March 1, 2016 (March 11th, 2016 for mail-in entries) at 11:59:59 p.m. PT to be eligible for the Sweepstakes. Sponsor’s computer shall be the official timekeeper for all matters related to this Sweepstakes. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged. Entries generated by a script, macro, or other automated means or by any means that subverts the entry process will be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or unintelligible for any reason, including, but not limited to, computer or network malfunction or congestion, are void and will not be accepted. In case of a dispute over the identity of the individual who made a winning entry, Sponsor reserves the right to determine the potential winner in its sole discretion. Without limiting the foregoing, Sponsor may deem that an entry was made by the registered subscriber of the email address or social media account used to enter. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use entrant’s name, social media account names, city, state for purposes of publicizing the list of winners in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be selected from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period in a random drawing held by Sponsor (or its representative) on or about March 25, 2016. Sponsor will make two (2) attempts to notify potential winner(s) at the email used to enter. Potential winner must respond within two (2) business days of the initial notification, or an alternate potential winner may be selected from the remaining eligible entries. If a potential winner cannot be reached, is found to be ineligible, cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, or if the prize or winner notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified, and time permitting, an alternate winner may be selected from the remaining eligible entries at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Potential winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and, except where prohibited, publicity release (collectively, “Contest Documents”) within five (5) days of such notification. Noncompliance within this time period, with these Official Rules or the return of or inability to deliver any Prize (as defined below) or prize notification may result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s discretion, and time permitting, an alternate potential winner may be selected from among all eligible remaining Entries.
PRIZE(S): One (1) prize will be awarded. One (1) winner will win the following prizes (“Prize”):
- Two (2) Gold Passes to the Creation Entertainment Convention in Honolulu, Hawaii on November 17-19, 2017 (or an alternate prior Creation Entertainment Convention if desired by winner and agreed to by Sponsor) (“Convention”) for the winner and a guest;
- Two (2) round trip airline tickets (coach/economy class) for winner and a guest of winner’s choice from the major airport nearest winner's home to Honolulu, Hawaii (“Prize City”) airport (as determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor) on or about November 16, 2017;
- A personal meeting with Misha Collins and Jensen Ackles at the Convention for them and their guest;
- Accommodations for two (2) people for four (4) nights (covering one (1) room and room taxes & fees only) at a location selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion in or around Prize City;
- Roundtrip ground transportation to and from Prize City airport and to and from Prize City airport to accommodations, or cash equivalent thereof; and
- $60 per day per person for each of the four days for winner and guest for meal reimbursements (for a total of $480).
The Prize does not include any additional expenses, including but not limited to medical emergencies, emergency travel, gifts, incidentals, telephone charges, insurance (travel and health), travel visa charges, souvenirs, upgraded, extended, or otherwise altered transportation, federal, state and local sales taxes and surcharges for expenses beyond what is detailed above.
Winner is solely responsible for all taxes, expenses, costs or fees associated with acceptance and/or use of the prize that are not specifically stated herein as being awarded. Sponsor shall have the right, but not the obligation, to make any deductions and withholdings that Sponsor deems necessary or desirable under applicable federal, state and local tax laws, rules, regulations, codes or ordinances.
Total estimated retail value of all prizes is Four Thousand, Five Hundred Dollars ($4,500.00). Actual retail value of prizes may vary. Any difference between ERV and actual retail value will not be awarded.
All prize details will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with a similar prize (or prize element) of comparable or greater value for any reason at their sole discretion. Additional restrictions may apply. Gift card, tickets and other prizes may be subject to additional terms and conditions of the prize provider or issuer.
Winner must be able to travel November 16, 2017, through November 20, 2017 (or on such other dates designated by Sponsor). The trip awarded to the Winner must be taken within dates provided by the Sponsor or the Prize will be forfeited. Travel arrangements must be made through Sponsor’s agent, on a carrier of Sponsor’s choice. Certain travel restrictions and black-out dates may apply. Sponsor has the right in their sole discretion to substitute ground transportation for air transportation depending on winner’s place of residence. Winner and guest must travel together on the same itinerary, including the same departure date, destination and return date, and must have valid travel documents (e.g., valid government issued photo ID and/or passport) prior to departure, and failure to do so will result in forfeiture of Prize. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Once travel commences, no unscheduled stopovers are permitted; if an unscheduled stopover occurs, full fare will be charged from stopover point for the remaining segments, including return, of the trip. Trip may not be combined with any other offer and travel may not qualify for frequent flyer miles. All travel and lodging will be at the risk of winner and guest. Prize cannot be transferred or substituted by winner or redeemed for cash and is valid only for the items detailed above, with no substitution of Prize by winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a similar prize (or prize element) of comparable or greater value. If Prize is unclaimed within a reasonable time after notification from Sponsor, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, it will be forfeited, and time permitting, an alternate winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Sponsor shall have no responsibility or liability for cancellations, delays, or any other change by any company or person providing any element of Prize, and are not responsible or liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence thereof. Date and/or time of the Creation Entertainment Convention in Honolulu, Hawaii is subject to change. Creation Entertainment Convention in Honolulu, Hawaii is subject to cancellation. If winner chooses to attend the Creation Entertainment Convention in Honolulu, Hawaii with no guest the remaining elements of Prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s Prize obligation to winner and no additional compensation will be awarded. Guest, if any, may be required to execute and return releases of liability and, except where prohibited, publicity releases (collectively, “Guest Documents”), which must be returned with the Contest Documents, or guest portion of the Prize will be forfeited. If the guest is a minor, winner must be such minor’s parent or legal guardian and must execute and return the guest Documents on such minor’s behalf.
WINNER ANNOUNCEMENT: For the name of the winner(s), available May 1, 2016, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received no later than May 15, 2016 to You Are Not Alone Campaign, Creation Entertainment, 217 S. Kenwood Street, Glendale, CA 91205.
CONDITIONS: By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees for entrant and for entrant’s heirs, executors, and administrators (a) to release and hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of a prize or any portion thereof (including any travel related thereto); (b) to indemnify Released Parties from any and all liability resulting or arising from the Sweepstakes and to hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including express warranties provided exclusively by a prize supplier that are sent along with such prize; (c) if selected as a winner, to the posting of such entrant’s name on Sponsor’s website and the use by Released Parties of such name for publicity, promotional, and advertising purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification, permission, or approval, and, upon request, to the giving of consent, in writing, to such use; and (d) to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Sweepstakes itself, and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
If any entry contains material that is violent, pornographic, obscene, illegal, inappropriate, or racially or morally offensive or if any entry does not comply with these Official Rules or meet Sponsor’s standards for any reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, such entry may be rejected as ineligible for consideration and/or deleted from any public website. Entries must comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Sponsor shall have no obligation to copy, publish, display, or otherwise exploit your entry.
ADDITIONAL TERMS: Sponsor reserves the right to permanently disqualify from any promotion any person they believe has intentionally violated these Official Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage the Sweepstakes or the operation thereof is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor, who may seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The failure of Sponsor to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsor (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical, or computer failures of any kind; for inaccurate transcription of entry information; for errors in any promotional or marketing materials or in these Official Rules; for any human or electronic error; or for entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed, lost, late, damaged, or returned. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes or any element thereof (including, without limitation, these Official Rules) without notice in any manner and for any reason (including, without limitation, in the event of any unanticipated occurrence that is not fully addressed in these Official Rules). In the event of cancellation, modification, or suspension, Sponsor reserves the right to select winners in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the time of the event warranting such cancellation, modification, or suspension. Notice of such cancellation, modification, or suspension will be posted on the Sweepstakes entry page, if any, and/or on Sponsor’s primary website. Sponsor may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes, if such entrant or potential entrant shows a disregard for these Official Rules; acts with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsor, or Sponsor’s agents or representatives; or behaves in any other disruptive manner (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
DISPUTES: The Sweepstakes is governed by, and will be construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, and the forum and venue for any dispute shall be in Los Angeles, California. Any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, will be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. If any dispute, claim or cause of action relating to this Sweepstakes is not otherwise resolved through direct discussions or mediation, it shall then be resolved by final and binding arbitration administered by Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc., in accordance with its Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures or subsequent versions thereof (“JAMS Rules”). The JAMS Rules for selection of an arbitrator shall be followed, except that the arbitrator shall be experienced and licensed to practice law in California. All proceedings brought pursuant to this paragraph will be conducted in the County of Los Angeles. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorneys’ fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.
SPONSOR: Creation Stands, LLC, Creation Entertainment, 217 S. Kenwood Street, Glendale, CA 91205